Genetics Products

  • Cancer Genetics and Genomics for Personalized Medicine

    Edited by Il-Jin Kim

    This book covers almost all fields of cancer genetics and genomics for personalized medicine. Surely, the one-fits-all approach does not work anymore for disease treatment. Targeted therapy or precision medicine or personalized medicine is becoming a standard for many disease treatments including…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Genetic Discrimination

    Transatlantic Perspectives on the Case for a European Level Legal Response

    Edited by Gerard Quinn, Aisling de Paor, Peter Blanck

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge

  • Genetic Association Studies

    Background, Conduct, Analysis, Interpretation

    By Mehmet Tevfik Dorak

    Genetic Association Studies is designed for students of public health, epidemiology, and the health sciecnes, covering the main principles of molecular genetics, population genetics, medical genetics, epidemiology and statistics. It presents a balanced view of genetic associations with…

    Paperback – 2016-09-15 
    Garland Science

  • Aging is a Group-Selected Adaptation

    Theory, Evidence, and Medical Implications

    By Joshua Mitteldorf

    Although books exist on the evolution of aging, this is the first book written from the perspective of again as an adaptive program. It offers an insight into the implications of research on aging genetics, The author proposes the Demographic Theory of Senescence, whereby aging has been…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    CRC Press

  • Tropical Fruit Tree Diversity

    Good practices for in situ and on-farm conservation

    Edited by Bhuwon Sthapit, Hugo A.H. Lamers, V. Ramanatha Rao, Arwen Bailey

    Farmers have developed a range of agricultural practices to sustainably use and maintain a wide diversity of crop species in many parts of the world. This book documents good practices innovated by farmers and collects key reviews on good practices from global experts, not only from the case…

    Hardback – 2016-05-16
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Forensic DNA Evidence Interpretation, Second Edition

    Edited by John S. Buckleton, Jo-Anne Bright, Duncan Taylor

    Now in its second edition, Forensic DNA Evidence Interpretation is the most comprehensive resource for DNA casework available today. Written by leaders in the fields of biology and statistics, including a contribution from Peter Gill, the father of DNA analysis, the book emphasizes the…

    Hardback – 2016-05-12
    CRC Press

  • CyberGenetics

    Health genetics and new media

    By Anna Harris, Susan Kelly, Sally Wyatt

    Online genetic testing services are increasingly being offered to consumers who are becoming exposed to, and knowledgeable about, new kinds of genetic technologies, as the launch of a 23andme genetic testing product in the UK testifies. Genetic research breakthroughs, cheek swabbing forensic…

    Hardback – 2016-04-29
    Routledge
    Genetics and Society

  • The Ethical Animal

    By C. H. Waddington

    First published in 1960, this book discusses the ethical implications of the view of man’s nature and his place in the biological world. C. H. Waddington highlights issues of the time, such as social upheavals related to social mobility, and the changing nature of philosophical thinking in relation…

    Hardback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of C. H. Waddington

  • Science and Ethics

    An Essay

    By C. H. Waddington

    First published in 1942 (second impression 1944), this book forms a debate about the endeavour to find an intellectual basis for ethics in science.…

    Hardback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of C. H. Waddington

  • The Principles of Embryology

    By C. H. Waddington

    First published in 1956, this book was considered the first comprehensive and unitary work on the subject since 1934. It provides an analysis of the relations between genetics and epigenetics, between genes and their effects. The book will be of interest to ebryologists, but also to more general…

    Hardback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of C. H. Waddington

  • The Nature of Life

    By C. H. Waddington

    First published in 1961, this book explains the main trends and problems in modern biological thought, at that time. It was based on lectures presented at the University College of the West Indies, Jamaica, in 1960 to members from different faculties and is therefore an accessible guide for all to…

    Hardback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of C. H. Waddington

  • The Scientific Attitude

    By C. H. Waddington

    First published in 1941 (this edition in 1968), this book explores the relationship between science, culture, and society- focusing on human beings, and human communities. Here, C. H. Waddington uses the concept of science to mean more than factual information about genes and haemoglobin and his…

    Hardback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of C. H. Waddington

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